Re: centering an <img> in html3?

Alexei Kosut (akosut@nueva.pvt.k12.ca.us)
Sun, 4 Jun 1995 21:02:39 -0700 (PDT)


Date: Sun, 4 Jun 1995 21:02:39 -0700 (PDT)
From: Alexei Kosut <akosut@nueva.pvt.k12.ca.us>
To: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@lagavulin.pdl.cs.cmu.edu>
Cc: Multiple recipients of list <www-html@www10.w3.org>
Subject: Re: centering an <img> in html3?
In-Reply-To: <9506050300.AA03147@www10.w3.org>
Message-Id: <Pine.HPP.3.91.950604210047.17939A-100000@ace.nueva.pvt.k12.ca.us>

On Sun, 4 Jun 1995, Chris G Demetriou wrote:

> Looking through the html-ized HTML3 spec at
> http://www.hpl.hp.co.uk/people/dsr/html/CoverPage.html
> I noted that there appears to no "reasonable" way to center <img>s.

Try <P ALIGN=center><IMG ...></P>. As far as I'm aware, that should do 
nicely.

> Does anybody know how to do what I'm trying to do, with <fig>?  If it's
> not possible, is there hope of getting the "center" alignment spec
> added to <img> tags in the html3 standard?  (<fig> has the added

There already is a 'center' alignment option in IMG - it's a vertical 
alignment, though.

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